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educator , neuroscientist

Rolf Eberhard Eckmiller, German neuroscientist, educator. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society, Society Neurosci., European Neurosci. Association, Association Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, International Neural Networks Society, Gesellschaft Informatik.

Background

Eckmiller, Rolf Eberhard was born on June 19, 1942 in Berlin. Son of Hans Sigmund and Clara Bertha (Reese) Eckmiller.

Education

Master of Electrical Engineering, Technology University Berlin, 1967. Doctor Engineering summa cum laude, Technology University Berlin, 1971.

Career

Scientific assistant in neurophysiology Free University Berlin, 1967-1972, assistant professor in neurophysiology, 1971-1978. Professor, head division biocybernetics University Düsseldorf, Germany, 1978-1992. Professor, chair division neuroinformatics University Bonn, Germany, since 1992.

Visiting research physiologist University California, Berkeley, 1972-1973, visiting professor, 1981. Associate scientist Smith-Kettlewell Institute, San Francisco, 1977-1978. Consultant Research Ministry, Düsseldorf, since 1986, Bonn, since 1989.

Chairman Neural Networks Research Consortium, since 1991.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Neural Computers, 1988, Parallel Processes in Neural Systems and Computers, 1990, Advanced Neural Computers, 1990. Contributor articles to neuroscience and neural computing to science publications.

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society, Society Neurosci., European Neurosci. Association, Association Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, International Neural Networks Society, Gesellschaft Informatik.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    History, human motivation, travel.

Connections

Married Marion Sangster, November 3, 1978. Children: Eva, Simon, Helen.

father:
Hans Sigmund Eckmiller

mother:
Clara Bertha (Reese) Eckmiller

spouse:
Marion Sangster

child:
Eva Eckmiller

child:
Simon Eckmiller

child:
Helen Eckmiller